Make Going To The Dentist Fun With These Dentist Approved Books

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We understand that trips to the dentist can sometimes make your children apprehensive about what’s to come. It’s important to talk to you child about going to the dentist and to teach them that they are there to not only provide you with good dental hygiene, but to make you feel welcome and comfortable as well. At Pediatric Dentistry of Suffolk County, we can assure you, that going to the dentist is not scary--in fact, it’s fun!

A good idea to prepare your child for their visit, is to read some books to them, so they can learn just how important proper dental care is. Here are some dentist approved books that your child will be sure to love:  

The Tooth Book: A Guide to Healthy Teeth and Gums
What should you do if you lose a tooth? How should you brush the back of your teeth?  The Tooth Book provides advice with some bite-sized bits of history. This book makes learning how to care for your teeth fun, and was named a Bank Street Best Children’s Book of the Year.

The Berenstain Bears Visit the Dentist
The Berenstain Bears series tackles dentist visits!  Join Mama, Papa, Brother, and Sister for a trip to the dentist where they’ll get checked for cavities and have their teeth cleaned. Complete with a visit from the Tooth Fairy, this beloved story is the perfect way to calm children’s nerves about going to the dentist.

Melvin the Magnificent Molar
Melvin helps children actually want to brush their teeth. This book promotes brushing, flossing, and regular visits to the dentist. Melvin helps readers make sure they will have healthy happy smiles to last a lifetime!

Sugarbug Doug
In this book, children get to follow the sugarbugs as they try to destroy your teeth and ruin your breath. Children learn about the causes of dental disease which will make it easier for you to get them to brush their teeth and go to the dentist.

The Crocodile & the Dentist
In this humorous and colorful book, a crocodile and a dentist learn to not be fearful of one another. In the end, everyone ends up intact and regular dental care is encouraged.

If you’re looking for a superior pediatric dentist on Long Island to care for your little one’s teeth, look no further than Pediatric Dentistry of Suffolk County. For more tips on how to keep your child’s teeth healthy, give us a call! We offer a caring and compassionate approach to pediatric dentistry, ensuring our patients are comfortable at all times. To learn more about our practice visit us here, or give us a call at 631-320-0880 to schedule an appointment today!

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